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TMCNet:  SafetyPay and WorldPay form Strategic Global Partnership

[December 18, 2012]

SafetyPay and WorldPay form Strategic Global Partnership

Dec 18, 2012 ( via COMTEX) -- SafetyPay(TM), the secure online payment solution that enables online banking consumers to shop from Merchants worldwide and pay directly from their bank account, in their local currency, announced today that integration has been completed with WorldPay, a global leader in payments processing, risk and alternative payments.

"We are very enthusiastic about our recent partnership with WorldPay," said Sandra Feinberg, Vice President of Sales for SafetyPay. "This integration allows WorldPay's merchants to now have access to additional customers in Latin America, Europe and the U.S. through our network of top banking partners." With over 250 million potential customers and more than 1500 banking partners, SafetyPay positions itself as the safe payment solution for international eCommerce by allowing customers to make purchases directly from their bank account or with cash in their local currency. SafetyPay focuses on the travel industry, digital goods and merchants who are looking to sell internationally.

SafetyPay and WorldPay have formed the partnership with the objective of global expansion within the eCommerce and travel industry, as well as providing WorldPay merchants with greater alternative payment options in Latin America. Brazil, as an example of a key market in this region, is the fastest growing online shopping market outside of Asia with a predicted CAGR of 18% over the next three years according to Forrester.

WorldPay already provides its merchants with access to over 200 local payment methods, with a global payment service offering single point access to popular local payment and collection services worldwide.

Phil McGriskin, chief product officer, WorldPay comments: "Latin America is an emerging market for eCommerce that is seeing significant growth. The partnership between WorldPay and SafetyPay will provide merchants with the capabilities to offer customers their preferred method of payment, therefore capitalising on the revenue potential of selling to this market." About SafetyPay SafetyPay is a global, safe and secure online payment solution that enables online banking customers to make internet purchases from merchants worldwide, and pay directly from their local bank account in their local currency. SafetyPay also offers: business-to-business payments, call center payments, payouts, mobile, and walk-in cash payments. To view customer experience demo, For more information, go to or call 1.786.294.6411 ext 233 About WorldPay WorldPay is a leading global provider of payment and risk services, processing millions of transactions every day. WorldPay is a unification of seven leading retail payment solutions and offers a range of services including acquiring, gateway, alternative payments, risk management, and mobile payments. WorldPay became an independent company in December 2010. Twitter: @WorldPay Facebook: Press contact Sammy Jamieson / Rebecca Kennett Octopus Communications for WorldPay +44 (00) 845 3700 655 pr(at)worldpay(dot)com Read the full story at

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